April 2013 Table Of Contents

On The Cover
This month’s issue features the latest on new cameras seen at the CES show, including the latest in “connected” cameras and a novel take on 3D shooting. We also have reports on some new film and film cameras, as well as a new test on a production model Canon EOS-1D X (our lab test on
www.shutterbug.com was on a preproduction sample). Inside you’ll also find news on some accessories that may just catch your eye, plus a revealing look at the fine art photography market.


38 Nikon WU-1b Wireless Mobile Adapter
Smarten Up Your D600 And Nikon 1 V2
by Jack Neubart

44 Show Report: CES Photo Tech Notes
Get Connected, Go Retro & Stay Tough
by George Schaub

58 Tamron SP 24-70mm F/2.8 Di VC USD
A Constant Aperture “Full Frame” Zoom
by Jack Neubart

70 Film & Film Cameras
Silver Halide…Still Gleaming?
by Roger Hicks

78 Accessories, Albums & Presentation Products
All Those Items We Can’t Do Without
by Roger Hicks

84 3D, VR, Dollies & More
Unique Studio Accessories
by Roger Hicks

144 Digital Help
Q&A For Digital Photography
by David B. Brooks

Image Tech

30 Canon EOS-1D X
Lab Test Results & Comments
Edited by George Schaub

34 Nikon D600
Lab Test Results & Comments
Edited by George Schaub


108 Business Trends
The Real Deal On Fine Art Photography
by Maria Piscopo

112 Pro’s Choice
The Portraiture Of Mark Katzman
by Jack Neubart


14 Picture This!
Monthly Photo Assignment
by The Editors

24 Talking Pictures
“King Penguin Chick”
by Ann Lansing

26 Web Profiles
Great Photo Sites Reviewed
by Joe Farace

94 Pilgrim: Richard Gere
Photography For A Humanitarian Cause
by Suzanne Driscoll

100 Color Images From The FSA
The Farm Security Administration Archives Reveal A Treasure Of Photographs
by Lou Jacobs Jr.

106 Hometown
by Barry Tanenbaum


10 Editor’s Notes